Midday yesterday, was that fateful moment when finally Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees trailer was out. Since then the viewer counts in a move. Amongst much hype and curiosity, the superstar launched the trailer along with co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui at a live launch event.
It was played for fans of the superstar who had gathered at some selected cinemas in Mumbai for the exclusive screening of the first trailer! The movie is set in 1980s Gujarat and based on the life of criminal Abdul Latif, and SRK plays the role of the protagonist ‘Raees Alam’, the criminal with a golden heart. Siddiqui plays a role of a cop who is chasing and tracking down SRK to bust his illegal racket.
Directed by Rahul Dholakia, the film also stars Atul Kulkarni, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Pakistani actor Mahira Khan and Sunny Leone.
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Following the release of the 2.45 minutes, the hashtag #RaeesTrailer was trending on social media all day, as fans and critics shared their excitement about the film.
Within less than a day of its release, it has crossed 10 million views and it’s increasing with every second that passes by.
Of course, most part of the trailer is dedicated to our hero, but it does give an insight into the character of Siddiqui, romantic scenes between SRK and Mahira and also gorgeous Sunny Leone reprising Zeenat Aman’s hit song Laila O Laila.
Audiences and B-Towners are showing their excitement alike on Twitter.
Raees is all set to (finally) release on January 25, 2017 alongside Hrthik Roshan’s Kaabil.